The Medical Officers of Health for Toronto, Peel, Hamilton and Simcoe Muskoka have created a joint report on health impacts of community design and public transportation services.
The report makes key recommendations for improving municipal planning and transportation systems in ways that will be beneficial to the public's health.
For more information on Building Healthy Communities, check out our pages on:
Healthy Places, Healthy People: a section exploring various ways in which communities can be improved to benefit health
Access to Recreation
What You Can Do in Your Community